Definition of 'bramble'
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Example sentences containing 'bramble'
Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2009)
They evidently find the densely planted crop a satisfactory alternative to the nettles and brambles that they generally build in.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The males will soon be building nests in the brambles and tall nettles at the foot of the farmyard hedges.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
One theory was that the pair had tumbled from a ledge down a cliff face partially covered with trees and brambles.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The odds against bringing it back upstream, through the tangle of brambles and nettles and against such a flow, were minuscule.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
HOW can I get rid of brambles and nettles?The Sun (2015)
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